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Dr. George Jacobs

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Dr. George Jacobs

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  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), University of Hawaii, 1987-1991
  • Master of Arts (Linguistics with a Specialization in TESOL), University of Illinois – Chicago, 1981 – 1982
  • Bachelor of Arts (Liberal Arts), University of Illinois - Chicago, 1969–1980

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George Jacobs has taught ESL and Teacher Education in many countries. Since 1993, he has been based in Singapore, teaching for such institutions at the Southeast Asia Ministers of Education Organisation ’s Regional Language Centre, Ministry of Education (Singapore), National Institute of Education (Singapore), Center for American Education and James Cook University.

Research Interests

Teaching methodology and Socio-linguistics